Barb's CD, Sooner or Later, features 13 of Barb's original songs.
Bluegrass Unlimited says,
"solid bluegrass... selections reflect emotional themes of love, grief, humor,
and joy... establishes Barb Diederich as a significant composer in the world
of bluegrass music". Sooner or Later was nominated for a WAMMIE
(Washington Area Music Association
Annual Music Award) in the Bluegrass Recording of the Year category.
For more information or to order Sooner or Later,
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Over 3000 bluegrass-related links!
Disclaimer: This listing of bluegrass and related Web pages is for
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Web bluegrass sites
- AlaskaBluegrass.Com - bluegrass and folk music in the last frontier
- Baldwin County Music .com - a comprehensive listing of musicians and music groups that perform or reside in beautiful Baldwin County Alabama and a listing of local music events
- Bill's Bluegrass Music Page
- The Bluegrass Connection - the electronic internet catalog where you can find band, performer, festival, etc. home pages; view festival flyers; listen to a sound bite before you purchase a CD or cassette; and much more
- The Bluegrass Connection -
- The Bluegrass Home Page
- Bluegrass In Galax - dedicated to promoting Bluegrass Music since 1996
- Bluegrass in Ireland - aim of this site is to coordinate information on Bluegrass activities in Ireland
- Bluegrass South East - bluegrass and oldtimey resources, covering London, Kent, Sussex & Surrey
- Bluegrass Works - featuring bluegrass artists, bands, festivals, reviews, news, classifieds, and links
- Bluegrass World - features bluegrass music artists, festivals, record companies, catalogs, radio stations, manufacturers, supplies, and links
- BluegrassConnect.com - your Internet connection to the music and happenings in the wonderful world of Bluegrass
- bluegrassrules.com - bluegrass music and information
- BOM Service - bluegrass in Japan, by Saburo Watanabe Inoue, editor of MoonShiner magazine
- Geoff Bowers' Bluegrass Site - bluegrass music links and other general activities
- Candlewater.com - bluegrass music welcome page by Jim Moss
- - The Internet's Bluegrass Music Magazine has News, Festival Calendar, Reviews and more!
- iBluegrass - Your #1 Source for Bluegrass
- NYC Bluegrass.com - the number one site for all things Bluegrass, Old Time and Roots in and around New York City
Links pages & Web rings
- Appalachian Music - music of Appalachia including Bluegrass Music, Old Time Music, or Country Music, plus Blues, Folk, Civil War Ballads, and Traditional
- Appalachian Music & Arts - a market place, information center, and gallery for Appalachian artists, craftsmen and musicians
- Banjo Links - by 5-String Quarterly
- Banjo Revolution Web Circle - for websites or pages that deal with the Banjo
- Beginning Bluegrass - a very good place to begin you Bluegrass Music Web experience, or just your Bluegrass experience - keep pickin' and clickin'
- blue-grass.org - an informative site about bluegrass music, bands, festivals, jam sessions, instruments, musicians, and all things pertinent in the Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, New York and West Virginia Areas
- Bluegrass / Acoustic Music Web Ring - Dedicated to the promotion of Bluegrass and Acoustic music. The Bluegrass & Acoustic Web Ring is open to musicians, fans, instrument makers, and venues of Bluegrass and Acoustic music
- Bluegrass & the Bo-Man
- Bluegrass Australia
- Bluegrass In Galax - Links - links to other bluegrass and related sites
- Bluegrass in Scotland - your source for up-to-date information on the Scottish bluegrass scene... festivals, concerts, Scottish bluegrass bands and picking sessions
- Bluegrass Music Page - by Karen Quick
- Bluegrass Page - by Dr. Gary Smith
- bluegrass-music.com - YOUR resource for Bluegrass Music!
- ezFolk.com - over 1000 pages of tabs, tutorials, links, MP3s, and more as well as the ezFolk Link Directory, with links to more than 2700 music sites!
- Folk Music Web Ring - for web sites containing folk music material; articles, audio, video, etc.
- FolkLib Index: A Library of Folk Music Links - information on the Web related to folk music, bluegrass and old-time music, acoustic blues, and fingerstyle acoustic guitar
- folkmusic.org - the comprehensive source for folk and acoustic music resources on the World Wide Web
- High Lonesome Sound - the sound of bluegrass music. If you love it, and you're looking for lyrics, you've come to the right place
- The Irish World Network - plenty of sites for fiddlers and just about everything
- Karen Quick
- LuAnn's Very Own Home Page - favorite bluegrass, acoustic and country music links: Grand Ole Opry, Ryman Auditorium, Station Inn, CMT schedules and more!
- Mike Miessen's Unavoidable BlueGrass Page - (frames)
- Mike Miessen's Unavoidable BlueGrass Page - (non frames)
- Mike Miessen's bluegrass links
- Newgrass Links - some related links found around the WWW
- The Newgrass Site - the only site on the WWW dedicated to the furtherance and discussion of New Acoustic music!
- Old-Time Music Home Page - devoted to the preservation of American traditional music
- 101 Music Links - a good variety of music sites on the Internet
- Picker's Place - home of the Flaming Woodie bass, links for tablature and lyrics, and much more!
- Picker's Place - new URL
- Picker's Place Bluegrass Links
- Picker's Place Bluegrass Pages
- Raccoon Bend Flatpick Guitar - by Mike Wright
- Random Music Links - by John Robinson
- Rhode Island Links!!!!
- Selected Bluegrass/Acoustic Music Internet Links
- Serebella: Arts, Music, Styles, Bluegrass - articles and Web sites related to bluegrass
- The Silent Running Links Page - folk related links by Scott MacKinnon
- SoCal Blues & Roots Music - Your Internet Guide to American Roots Music in Southern California
- Stage 5 - your one stop acoustic music shop! Here you will find festival information, band schedules, discography and other great links
- Terry's Banjo and Bluegrass Page - information about bluegrass in the U.K.
- Tom's Grass Page - mostly about bluegrass music as he knows it
- Unavoidable BlueGrass Links - by Mike Miessen
- WebRing - Drive more people to your web site when you join a WebRing Community
- Welcome to the world of Irish, Scottish, Old time and Bluegrass music - by Dr. Gary Smith
- Wilkes Co. Bluegrass - two bands, a links page, and a joke page
- Willow's Bluegrass Linklist From Hell - by Willow deWisp
- WWW Pages on Guitars - by Wan Yik Lee
Internet chat, etc.
- AOL Instant Messenger - chat with AOL members free of charge!
- #bluegrass chatroom on Chatnet
- #bluegrass IRC chat homepage - bluegrass IRC chat channels #bluegrass and #bluegrass-trivia. Come on in, the pickin's fine
- Bluegrass Music Chatterbox - Illinois - all about bluegrass music in Chicago Illinois. Meet the musicians and people behind the scenes. Join for info on concerts, bands, musicians, festivals, jam sesssions,and more
- Bluegrass Music Lovers ICQ List - a group of bluegrass music performers and fans who share and promote bluegrass music
- Bluegrass Northwest Chat Rooms
- Bluegrass Northwest Message Board
- ETBluegrass City USA - dedicated to promotion of Bluegrass in East Texas and surrounding area
- fiddle chat
- Flatpicking Guitar Club - a place to talk about flatpicking guitar
- Lycos Clubs - a FREE service that enables you to safely and securely stay connected with the people you choose
- mIRC - the best way to chat
- Musicroom.com - your one-stop Webshop for printed music, tutor packs and books about music - chat rooms, Billboard, Ticketron, etc.
- Saltydog Bluegrass Chat - on AOL
- TalkBass.com - the internet's largest bass guitar and double bass forum community
Internet newsgroups and newsletters
- Banjo's And Bluegrass - to discuss anything pertaining to the 5 string banjo and bluegrass music
- BANJO-L Website - mission central for BANJO-L, the Banjo Discussion List
- BANJO-L Website -
- bgBass-L - a forum for bassists interested in bluegrass, americana, etc. - at Google Groups
- BGRASS-L Archives - join, leave, post to, or read the list
- COWPIE Bunkhouse - COuntry and Western Pickers of the IntErnet - newsletter and song archive
- DCAB-L - the Washington, DC Area Bluegrass List, at DC Bluegrass Union
- DCAB-L - the Washington, DC Area Bluegrass List - at Google Groups
- eGroups.com - FREE Web-based e-mail groups!
- FIDDLE-L List at LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU
- Flatpick-l archives
- FOLKDJ-L - an electronic discussion group for DJs and other people interested in folk, bluegrass, and Celtic music on the radio
- iBluegrass Mailing Lists - BGFEST, Newgrass-L, Traditional-L, OldTime-L, LadyGrass, BluegrassDJ, Bluegrass Songwriters
- Internet Scout Project - The NEW-LIST mailing list service
- Internet Scout Project - Archives for NEW-LIST
- 's Music Related Internet Lists - subscribe or unsubscribe to an Internet music related discussion group by using an easy Web based forms
- Nashgrass-L - a bluegrass discussion list dedicated to the Middle Tennessee Area (Nashville and surrounding areas)
- Nebg - New England Bluegrass Email List - hosted by
- ONElist - "the best free mailing list system"
- RESOGUIT - Resophonic guitar discussion list
- Topica - faster, stronger and able to send millions of emails in one click
- Topica - "My Lists" section
- Usenet - bit.listserv.bgrass-l
Web resources for musicians
- acousticfriends.com - created to provide a social network for acoustic musicians, fans, and others that have an interest in Americana, Bluegrass, Folk, Irish/Celtic, Old Time Stringband and the music of singer-songwriters
- Bandzoogle.com - band website design with major label features
- Dynamod - flash website templates
- FanBridge - free email and mobile fan list management for bands
- Gig Salad - an international directory of local and regional performers and entertainers, spanning the spectrum of entertainment genres
- Gigmania artist submittal page - promote your shows
- Metronome Online - Virtual Metronome available online at any time - for FREE
- MrBand.com - free band websites, fully-featured and customizable
- Richard Norton - a great resource for musicians and other business on the web providing FREE information critical for their online success
- Riffage.com - free tools and resources to help musicians promote themselves online
- Riffage.com - to register
Web indexes and search engines, etc.
Search engine submission services, etc.
- Add It! - add your Web site's URL to popular search engines absolutely free!
- Add Me! - Submit your site to 34 popular search engines 100% FREE!
- AddURL - We've taught our computer to fill out the forms for you, making submissions fast & easy!
- Pagepromo - a great way to get your web site listed on many search engines in a few simple steps (for free)
- Remove-List.Com - an AntiSpam organization to help you get removed from bulk email lists
- The Submit Site.com - the best collection of sites, tools, books, and resources to help you bring traffic to your site, including easy ways to register your site with the top search engines for free!
- Mapblast - Get a map to anywhere!
- - maps, driving directions, and yellow pages
- City Maps
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